Posts by: Ryley Smith

New Ricoh All-Weather Adventure Compact Camera

 By Ryley Smith

 

Rugged, waterproof, lightweight and ready for the toughest of conditions, the new Ricoh WG-80 all-weather adventure compact camera is here! Designed for underwater, outdoor and industrial photography, the WG-80 is waterproof, shockproof, and freeze-proof, with a crushproof construction. It can easily capture super-high-resolution photos and videos of outdoor adventures, whether on land or under the sea. Its rugged construction also makes the WG-80 worksite ready for capturing images in harsh conditions at construction sites and in civil engineering work.

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Fujifilm Professional Services Program

 By Ryley Smith

 

Did you know that Fujifilm provides outstanding support for professional photographers with their Fujifilm Professional Services (FPS) Program? For only $549 per year, qualified X Series and GFX System owners can take advantage of the many perks of FPS! These perks include exclusive phone and email support, two complimentary Check and Cleans, discounted and expedited services, express repairs and loaners (where applicable), plus more! 

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Canon Spring RF Add A Lens Promo

 By Ryley Smith

 

Spring has sprung, and so has Canon’s Spring RF Add A Lens Promo is back! Until June 9th, 2022, save up to $300 when you purchase an EOS R5 or EOS R6 with a select RF lens! Celebrate the fresh, new season with a fresh, new camera set-up! 

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New OMNI Universal Expansion Pack

 By Ryley Smith

 

Lensbaby has announced a new and super cool product that you have to check out! The new Lensbaby OMNI Universal Expansion Pack with Reflections is an expansion from Lensbaby’s OMNI line that is entirely focused on reflections! Incredibly versatile, with infinite configurable effects, the OMNI Universal Expansion Pack with Reflections will give you even more ways to be creative and enjoy Lensbaby’s quirky qualities!

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Alone Together: A Pandemic Photo Essay – Book Launch

 By Ryley Smith

Leah Hennel posing with her newest publication, Alone Together: A Pandemic Photo Essay, in front of prints from her book. Photo by Jeff Yee.

On Friday, May 13, 2022, we had the pleasure of hosting a Book Launch for Leah Hennel’s latest publication, Alone Together: A Pandemic Photo Essay. In the stunning Contemporary Calgary Dome, we got to showcase Leah’s powerful images and stories about the incredible AHS staff she’s been documenting since the beginning of the pandemic. 

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Best 3 Budget Friendly Canon Lenses

 By Ryley Smith

Are you looking for a new, budget-friendly Canon mirrorless lens but aren’t sure where to start? Well, Dave from TCSTV did the hard work for you and tested out three of the best budget-friendly Canon lenses, the Canon RF 24-105mm f4-7.1 IS STM, the Canon RF 100-400mm f5.6-8 IS USM and the Canon RF 800mm f11 IS STM against their high-end counterparts. Diving into the key features to look at when purchasing a lens, Dave shows us what you gain and lose with getting a more affordable RF lens to help you decide which is the best option for you!

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The Canon Level Up Sales Event Is Here!

 By Ryley Smith

The Canon Level Up Sale is perfect for any photographer looking to elevate their photography! Whether you’re a newbie looking to dive deeper into the creative world or a pro looking to upgrade to the latest and greatest, the Canon Level Up Sale is your chance to grow your passion with Canon’s renowned technology! 

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Interview – Lee Nordbye on Landscape Photography

 By Ryley Smith

 

Living in the Rocky Mountains, we are privileged to be surrounded by some of the most outstanding landscapes in North America. For award-winning Canadian photographer Lee Nordbye, the Rockies aren’t just a beautiful place to take photos, but a place of solitude, rejuvenation, healing, and of course, inspiration! I had the incredible opportunity to interview Lee on his love of the Rockies, roads less travelled, and how he seeks inspiration from our towering giants!

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May Fujifilm + KEH Gear Buying Event

 By Ryley Smith

 

Have you been wanting to upgrade to Fujifilm and get rid of some old camera gear? Well, the time is now with our Fujifilm Virtual KEH Gear Buying Event! Be free of your old, unwanted camera gear and treat yourself to special Fujifilm Bonuses, based on how much you sell! The hardest part will be choosing between the X-Series or GFX-Series!

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